Bridge Checklist
 
1. Has the operation of the following equipment been studied and fully understood ?  
alarms Ο
bridge lighting, including controls for deck and overside illumination Ο
communication facilities – internal, external and portable Ο
direction finder Ο
echo sounder Ο
electronic navigational position fixing aids Ο
emergency arrangements in the event of main power failure Ο
hazard monitoring equipment Ο
gyro compass / repeaters Ο
magnetic compass Ο
navigation lights, including emergency navigation, not under command and other signal lights Ο
radar and associated plotting aids Ο
safety equipment (e.g. pyrotechnics) Ο
speed / distance recorder Ο
steering gear, including manual, auto-pilot and emergency change-over arrangements Ο
telegraph, including control of main engines and (as appropriate) watertight
do
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Ο
2. Are you aware of the location and operation of ancillary bridge equipment (e.g. binoculars, signalling flags, meteorological equipment) ? Ο
3. Are you familiar with the stowage of chart and hydrographic publications ? Ο

Form 2001 – 911227